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prankish

[prang-kish] /ˈpræŋ kɪʃ/
adjective
1.
of the nature of a prank:
a prankish plan.
2.
full of pranks; playful:
a prankish child; a prankish kitten.
Origin
1820-1830
1820-30; prank1 + -ish1
Related forms
prankishly, adverb
prankishness, noun
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  • His behaviour was marked by an oddly prankish streak and outbursts of genuine jollity.
  • Water is used in a playful, prankish way during a hot time of the year.
  • Not everything was solemn, but nothing was prankish.

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